University of Strathclyde
The course explores the last 2-and-a-half centuries to seek the origins and impacts of our modern health experiences and expectations, together with the reasons they've changed so rapidly. It examines a variety of issues such as: The development of psychiatry since its birth in the 19th Century; the rise of regulation for drugs and medicines; the impact of warfare on medical technologies; the challenges faced by those seeking to transform the health of British children.
Compulsory modules: Sources, skills and methods for historians. Optional modules: Pharmaceuticals, ethics and health: 1800-1980; health and healthcare in the long 19th century; the politics of health in 20th-century Britain; governing highs and health: history and the control of drugs, C1800-1945; work and occupational health in the 20th century: comparative perspectives; medicine and warfare, 1800-2000; food and health in the West during the 20th century; race, ethnicity and health in the 20th-century America; gender, health and modern medicine since 1800.
A full account of assessment will be provided in each module handbook. The pass mark is 50% in all classes.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 13,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||-||24 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Year 1)||9 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 4,200 per (Year 1)||9 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Part-time||September 2017||-||18 Months|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 4,500 per (Year 1)||4 Months|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 2,100 per (Year 1)||4 Months|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Part-time||September 2017||-||9 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
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